Executive Consultant-----------------------------------------------Click here to Download Bio

Senior executive who brings unparalleled expertise in federal legislative and administrative processes.  Known for ability to deliver measurable results by effectively navigating all stages of the federal resource allocation process.

Served ten years in executive branch agencies (SSA, NIH, FDA), twenty-three years with the Committee on Appropriations of the U.S. House of Representatives (Agriculture, Military Construction), and seven years in the private sector as a subject matter expert and executive consultant, providing senior management services to business, government, and academia.

Agency Knowledge:
•    All programs, projects, and activities of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and its component agencies
•    Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
•    Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
•    Farm Credit Administration
•    Department of Defense (focus on Military Construction, Family Housing, and Base Realignment and Closure)

•    Federal Appropriations
•    Federal Budgeting
•    Legislative Issues and Procedures
•    Executive Branch Policy Development

Selected Positions:
•    Principle, Triadvocates LLC
•    Senior Managing Director, Sonnenschein Nath and Rosenthal LLC
•    Clerk and Staff Director, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Committee on Appropriations, U.S. House of Representatives
•    Budget Officer, Food and Drug Administration

•    Bachelor of Arts, St. John’s University (Collegeville, MN)